Posts Tagged “giveaway”

  • SETAPP public beta is live, want access?

    I blogged about SETAPP recently, and am excited that they've announced the opening of the public beta. I have some extra tokens available that can guarantee you access to the limited beta. I'm having Killotron 3000 Giveaway Robot handle distribution, but pretty much anyone who adds their email can receive an access token.…

  • The WALTR 2 Giveaway winners

    If you're on the list and haven't heard from me, feel free to check in and let me know. If you didn't win, you can still get a free trial and test out WALTR's amazing Mac-to-iOS media transfers at the WALTR 2 webpage.…

  • WALTR 2 (+Giveaway!)

    So here's my new content strategy: fail to write much all week and then post a review of a brand new app with a giveaway on the weekend. Talk about traffic optimization!…

  • The Image2Icon winners

    The developers will be emailing the winners directly with their licenses. If you don't hear from them, feel free to check in with me.…

  • Image2icon 2.0 giveaway!

    ShinyFrog has offered 10 Image2icon licenses to BrettTerpstra.com readers. Enter the random drawing below for a chance to win a code that unlocks all of the advanced features of Image2icon ($9.99 value).…

  • Friday Freebie: Infographic Icon Set

    For your Friday design pleasure, here's a free set of infographic icons from 1001. The graphics include avatars, business charts and icons, mobile devices and more.…

  • The CleanMyMac 3 Winners

    If you didn't hear from The Giveaway Robot yet, feel free to contact me and request your license code.…

  • Win a copy of CleanMyMac 3 for Christmas

    CleanMyMac 3 is a great app for maintaining your Mac and freeing up hard drive space (now with Photos support). I reviewed it when it came out, and as you can see on the Product Hunt Mac App of the Year contest results, I'm not the only one who thinks so.…

  • The Magic Number winners

    Congratulations to the 5 lucky ones. If you think you're on the list (hard to tell without last names...) and didn't get a code, feel free to check in with me.…

  • Magic Number giveaway

    Earlier this month, this blog was sponsored by a Mac app called Magic Number, a beautiful calculator application with advanced features. Here's a quick overview of the extensive feature list.…

  • Friday Freebie: Modern Resume Design Kit

    It's been another slow week for posting, for which I apologize. I do have something cool, though: A customizable template for a modern resume from Vandelay Design.…

  • Dropzone 3.5 Giveaway Winners

    On behalf of myself and the Giveway Robot, I'd like to congratulate the five lucky winners of Dropzone 3.5 licenses from last week's contest:…

  • Post-vacation Dropzone 3 Giveaway!

    I went on my third real vacation in the last 10 years. My wife and I headed out to New Hampshire and Maine for a bit of East Coast flavor. We had a great time, thank you for asking.…

  • Freebie: Retro Social Media Icon Set

    Here's another fun icon set from FreeVectors.net: Retro Social Media icons. The download includes PSD, EPS, and AI files, so they're easy to customize. It's free, go for it...…

  • The Painless tmux/Vim winners

    Thanks to everybody who entered in the Painless tmux giveaway! And congratulations to the lucky winners. If you didn't get an email from the Giveaway robot, please contact me!…

  • Painless Tmux + Painless Vim giveaway

    You may or may not be familiar with tmux, a powerful terminal multiplexer that lets you switch between multiple terminal emulators with configurable panes and windows, as well as detach processes and keep them running in the background. Whether you're new to the idea of multiplexing, or switching from something like screen, Nate Dickson has an e-book to help you out: Painless Tmux.…

  • A Friday Freebie: Network and Database icon set

    Vecteezy has provided BrettTerpstra.com readers with an exclusive set of free network and database icons for web and app developers. The set includes layered, vector icons in Illustrator (AI), Photoshop (PSD), EPS, and PNG formats.…

  • The WALTR winners

    If you missed it, you can catch my review here. Don't forget that it's only $14.95 for a little longer, then the price is going up to $29.95. If you have videos or audio in any non-iTunes format, grab a free trial and see how simple it is to get them on your iPhone in all the native players.…

  • The AeroPress Timer 2 winners

    If you like your AeroPress and haven't tried out AeroPress Timer 2 on your iPhone, get the basic program for free on the App Store!…

  • AeroPress Timer 2 giveaway

    I reviewed AeroPress Timer last year, and have been using it ever since. Version 2 is out now, and it's definitely worth a look.…

  • The Marked 2 giveaway winners

    Congrats! Don't forget that Marked 2 is 30% off all this month (both on the App Store and direct sales). If you're purchasing directly, just use the coupon GOGONANOWRIMO at marked2app.com to get the discount. Purchase directly from the Mac App Store and the discount is automatic. Happy writing!…

  • The PicGIF Giveaway winners

    The Giveaway Robot should have already been in touch with you. If you missed the message, let me know.…

  • PicGIF Giveaway

    There are a few good Mac apps for creating animated gifs from movies and images. I don't need to do this very often, but I happen to really like PicGIF for it.…

  • The Antetype winners!

    If you didn't win but part of your job is building prototypes for websites, you'll want to check out Antetype anyway. Take it for a spin and see its responsive design tools in action!…

  • Antetype giveaway!

    If you design for the web, you've probably used an array of tools for wireframing and prototyping. If you haven't tried the latest version of Antetype, though, you should take it for a spin.…

  • The Ulysses winners

    Check out the app if you didn't win, it's a great tool for all kinds of writing. It works better than ever with Marked, too, thanks to the new TextBundle support in both!…

  • 'Delight is in the Details' winners (and discount!)

    Big news for everyone who entered the Delight is in the Details giveaway: Shawn has upped the number of available giveaways from three to five! So, out of the hundreds of hopefuls, here are the lucky few:…

  • 'Delight is in the Details' giveaway!

    I mentioned a bit ago that Shawn Blanc's book, 'Delight is in the Details' has recently received a big update. I'm happy to announce that Shawn is giving away 3 copies of "The Complete Kit" to BrettTerpstra.com readers. That's the eBook, the audiobook, interviews, videos, and more ($45 US value).…

  • The OnTop Winners

    And the winners of the OnTop giveaway are... - Artur Kraft - Patrick Essner - Andre Roque - Matthew Keating - dev - David Klem - Johan Romin - David F - Yinjie Soon - Reinier Meenhorst Thanks to everyone who entered. If you haven't yet, be sure to check out OnTop on the App Store!…

  • OnTop calendar manager for iPhone, +giveaway!

    OnTop, a new calendar and task manager app, recently came out for iPhone. It offers natural language processing for creating new tasks, iOS Reminders integration with location based reminders, native notifications and alerts, and a clever interface with gesture-based actions.…

  • The Tower 2 giveaway winners

    If you missed out, I still recommend that anyone in need of a powerful GUI for Git go check out Tower 2! Here's my review of the latest version, in case you missed it.…

  • The Tower 2 giveaway

    I mentioned the 2.0 release of the Tower Git client for Mac last week, and I was exited to hear from them that they'd love to give away four copies on my blog. If you use Git, you'll want to take a shot at these ($59 value).…

  • The Polymo winners

    For everyone who didn't win, be sure to check out the Polymo camera app with built-in tagging on the App Store!…

  • Giveaway: Polymo for iPhone

    I recently reviewed Polymo, a new iPhone camera app, for The Unofficial Apple Weblog. It handily lets you tag photos before you start shooting, making organizing your camera roll easier than ever.…

  • The Transloader winners

    If you won and haven't heard from the Giveaway Robot (and have checked your spam folder), drop me a line. If you didn't win, be sure to check out Transloader and its companion iOS app. While you're at it, don't miss Yoink and ScreenFloat, more great utilities from Eternal Storms.…

  • Giveaway: Transloader remote downloader

    After running giveaways for Yoink and ScreenFloat from Eternal Storms, it seems only fitting that I include a third app of their's in the giveaway lineup.…

  • Curio 9 winners and 10% off for everyone!

    I'm really excited for the winners of the Curio 9 giveaway. It's an amazing piece of software that is not only easy to build in, but can make project management and brainstorming so much fun you'll want to do even more of it. Congratulations to the lucky two:…

  • Win a copy of Curio 9!

    I mentioned yesterday that Curio 9 is out, and I'm really excited about the plethora of new features and enhancements. I talked with developer George Browning and he was happy to provide two copies of Curio 9 to give away on brettterpstra.com.…

  • The Screenfloat giveaway winners

    Thanks to everyone who entered, and congrats to the winners. If you didn't win, I highly recommend checking it out anyway. It's immensely useful in a broad range of applications, and only $6.99 on the Mac App Store.…

  • The sweet giveaways continue: ScreenFloat

    ScreenFloat is another indispensible Mac utility from the author of Yoink. It allows you to capture any part of your screen and quickly turn it into a floating window that you can reference while you work in other applications. I use it frequently to grab specs from a web page while I'm writing about something, preventing me from having to switch back to the browser should my mind lose a bit of the information.…

  • The Yoink giveaway winners

    Congratulations to the seven winners of Yoink promo codes. I hope you find it as useful as I do! * Aaron Wenner * Tux Yik * Rich LaMarche * Jeff Kelley * Justin Ridgewell * Kunal Jha * Frederik For everybody else, check out Yoink on the Mac App Store!…

  • Giveaway: 5 codes for Yoink

    I first mentioned Yoink back in 2011, and I've run it every day since. It's a small utility that shows up when you start dragging files and gives you a convenient shelf to collect them on until you're ready to drag them out into another folder or application. It's extremely handy.…

  • The Painless Vim giveaway winners

    Thanks to everyone who entered, and best of luck honing your Vim skills. If you didn't win a copy of Painless Vim, go buy one. It's an excellent way to get acquainted with a very powerful editor. It also now includes a very well-designed and quick-to-scan cheat sheet. It's one of the most helpful I've seen.…

  • Giveaway: 5 copies of "Painless Vim"

    If you're a text editing, Terminal surfing kind of computer user, you probably find the venerable text editor Vim to be fascinating. Either because you're a whiz at it and fully understand it, or because you're like me and have spent years listening to the cool kids talk about it.…

  • The Fantastical 2 for iPad winners!

    If you missed out, you can still get the introductory price ($9.99US) on Fantastical 2 for iPad on the App Store (before it goes up to $14.99).…

  • Five more copies of Fantastical 2 for iPad!

    The Fantastical 2 for iPad giveaway has had a great response. Flexibits noticed and decided you all deserve double the chance of winning. There are now 10 copies available. Sign up for a chance at one on the giveaway post!…

  • Fantastical 2 for iPad, review and giveaway

    You've probably heard that Fantastical 2 for iPad is out. I'm a bit slow writing about it, but not for lack of excitement. This is an amazing app, and even after leaving my job and having a lot less on my schedule, it's a joy to use.…

  • The Arq 4 winners, and something extra for you...

    For those who didn't win, I still recommend you check out Arq 4 as a backup solution. To that end, I got you a discount: use this link to save 10% on an Arq 4 license.…

  • Arq 4 Giveaway!

    Arq 4 is a major step forward for the offsite backup application. Along with support for myriad new storage types (including GreenQloud, DreamObjects, Google Cloud Storage, and any Amazon S3-compatible service), it also added SFTP backup so that I could use my remote mini as a backup storage device.…

  • The Shoots & Leaves winners

    Thanks to everyone who entered for the Shoots & Leaves Valentine's Day Giveaway! Here are the lucky winners (who should already have recieved an email with their code): - Dave Lehman - Will Yoo - Matthias Rempe - Christi - Steph K If you didn't just get a free copy, check it out on the App Store!…

  • Shoots & Leaves Valentine's Day Giveaway

    I wrote about Shoots & Leaves back in January, and it's been on my iPhone ever since. It lets you snap a picture and immediately turn it into a text link and send it to a variety of other apps and services.…

  • The winners of the Cognitive Productivity giveaway

    There was a pretty huge response to the Cognitive Productivity giveaway, and I'd like to thank everyone who entered. The winners of a free copy (and all subsequent updates) are:…

  • Winners of the Begin for iPhone giveaway

    If you didn't win but still need a solid, elegant to-do list app for your iPhone, be sure to check out Begin in the App Store.…

  • Giveaway: Begin - a todo list for iPhone

    Begin is a new iPhone app for keeping track of your daily todos. What sets it apart is its sheer simplicity. Pull down to add a task, swipe left to check it off, swipe right to move it to "tomorrow" and swipe up to see your completed tasks. Easy.…

  • And the ForkLift winners are...

    Thanks to everyone who entered. If you didn't win, you can still check out ForkLift on the Mac App Store or direct from the BinaryNights website.…

  • Announcing the BusyCal Winners

    If you're on the list and didn't receive a code, you'll need to contact me from the email address you entered with. Of course, if you failed to provide a last name, you might never know if you won or not...…

  • Advanced file management with ForkLift (plus giveaway!)

    ForkLift is a file manager which --- in my opinion --- doesn't get mentioned nearly often enough. It combines the best features of file managers such as Path Finder, Finder extensions like TotalFinder, and FTP apps like YummyFTP and Transmit. It offers blazing fast remote file transfers and management with great tools for local file navigation.…

  • Get busy: BusyCal 2.5 giveaway

    Is the built-in OS X Calendar app not doing the trick for you? BusyCal is a great alternative that won't make you sacrifice the system integration you're used to. It adds full support for iCloud, Exchange, Google Calendar and other CalDAV servers. It features advanced alarms which can optionally integrate with Notification Center and be snoozed for any length of time.…

  • The Chatology winners

    Thanks to everyone for entering, that was a record turnout. I'll be running some more giveaways in the near future, but the Giveaway Robot has requested a little vacation time.…

  • A Chatology giveway to make your day

    To top off the recent rash of software giveaways, I have five copies of Chatology ($19.99 US value)! It's a Mac app that brings instant search to Messages, so you can quickly locate any chat you've had. It can even (optionally) take over the Command-F key in Messages, so when you hit the find shortcut, it loads up, ready for instant search.…

  • And the Fantastical winners are...

    Pete and David only get the first half of the code and they have to guess the rest. That's what you get for only giving me the first half of your name.…

  • A Fantastic(al) giveaway!

    First off, welcome to the giveaways, most of Canada. I'm still excluding Quebec for inane legal reasons, but everyone else is welcome to enter!…

  • The 2x myPhoneDesktop winners!

    In no particular order, here are the randomly-chosen winners of the 2x myPhoneDesktop giveaway. Each winner receives two promo codes:…

  • 2x Giveaway - Win TWO copies of myPhoneDesktop

    I'm continuing a streak of giveaways for some great apps. myPhoneDesktop has been among my favorite programs for a while now. You run it on your iPhone and/or iPad and use a desktop application to quickly send a variety of items (urls, images, contacts, etc.) from your Mac to your iOS devices quickly and easily. It integrates with a lot of desktop applications you probably already use. Version 2.0 was recently released with great set of new features. Check out the release notes to see what's…

  • The winners of the Oyster Giveaway

    Winners are picked at random by the Giveaway Robot. If you didn't receive an email with a code/link, please let me know! If you missed out, Oyster is an awesome Regular Expression builder/tester for Mac, and you can pick up a copy for $4.99 US on the Mac App Store.…

  • Oyster Giveaway

    It seems like only yesterday I was giving away copies of Briefly. Next thing I know, I'm sitting here with five codes for Oyster, the regular expression testing app I reviewed a little while ago.…

  • The Briefly giveaway winners

    The giveaway robot has handed down his decisions in the Briefly Giveaway! If your name is listed below and you haven't received an email, please give me a shout.…

  • Mac App Giveaway: Briefly

    Briefly is a fun little Mac app for combining piles of photos into a fast-paced video. You simply drag a stack of photos from any other application or folder onto the main window, and it will compile the video. You can sort the photos on the main screen of the application, and add a soundtrack from an audio file or MP3. You can see a quick sample I made on YouTube.…

  • The SliceReader giveaway winners

    The Giveaway Robot (he needs a better name) has named the lucky winners in the SliceReader giveaway. He claims to have notified them all with a stunning email he generated himself and sent through my GMail relay to avoid being spammed. Hopefully. Just in case, here are the winners, contact me if you didn't hear from "GR".…

  • 5 free copies of SliceReader

    I recently wrote a review of the Mac app SliceReader. The developer, Mutahhir Ali Hayat, was kind enough to offer you all five free copies ($2.99 US value). Use the form at the end of the post to enter.…

  • Pixa giveaway winners

    The giveaway robot has picked two winners for the Pixa giveaway! Names are linked to the comments that were selected to avoid any confusion. Emails have already been sent, if your comment is listed below and you haven't heard from me (and you've checked your spam folder), please let me know.…

  • Pixa giveaway, get it while it's hot

    Pixa is an awesome new Mac app for organizing images and graphics. I'm personally using it to index and browse my (rather large) collection of icons and UI elements. It recently became available in the Mac App Store, and Shiny Frog has provided a couple of free promo codes for you. Details at the end of the post!…

  • Cleartones Organic drawing winners

    Below are the winners of the Cleartones Organic giveaway. If your name is listed and the linked comment is yours, you should be hearing from both me and the developer with notification and a download link (respectively). If you don't, let me know.…

  • World (ringtone) peace: Cleartones Organic giveaway

    You hate obnoxious ringtones, right? I think we all do, yet they seem so pervasive out there in the real world. Sound and music designer Hugo Verweij offers an option for relief with Cleartones, and has recently released Cleartones Organic:…

  • nvNotes drawing winners!

    Here are the winners of the nvNotes drawing! Names are linked to comments so you can confirm that you are (or are not) a winner. Codes have already been mailed to the addresses left with each chosen comment, so if yours is listed and you haven't heard from me, please contact me.…

  • Win a free copy of nvNotes: iPhone note-taking app

    nvNotes is a relatively new app for iPhone that emulates the note-taking style of Notational Velocity (and nvALT). With the omnibox search you can quickly find all related notes or start a new one immediately, and it makes taking notes a breeze and finding them simple.…

  • Textastic for iPhone winners

    If you're on the list and you haven't seen the email from me, let me know. Have fun with Textastic! If you didn't win, you should grab it while it's still on sale (50% 0ff).…

  • Textastic for iPhone is out, win a free copy

    I reviewed Textastic recently, and had a lot of good things to say about it. Textastic for iPhone is now available as a separate application, and it boasts all of the features of the iPad version. If you want to edit code/Markdown on the go, this is an amazing app.…

  • You won Day One

    Over 250 entries showed up for the Day One giveaway. Thanks to everyone who entered, below are the names of the lucky 10 winners (with links to the original comment to confirm that it is or is not you).…

  • Celebrate the Day One updates with a free copy!

    While my uses for it may be unconventional, I'm a fan of Day One for journaling and logging on Mac and iPhone/iPad. I've been beta testing new versions for both and am excited to announce they're finally available!…

  • Mac App Giveaway: PDFpen

    This is the last of this run of Thanksgiving giveaways. There will be more soon, I promise, but Smile was generous enough to donate--in addition to the TextExpander licenses I gave away yesterday--three codes for PDFpen as well. I don't usually run giveaways on apps I haven't specifically reviewed, so I'll try to roll both together here.…

  • The second Marked giveaway!

    Following up on the 50% off Marked sale over the weekend, I'm putting three more Marked promo codes up for grabs. Marked is my own MultiMarkdown preview app which works with any text editor to provide an updated preview every time you save your file.…

  • Mac App Giveaway: Byword

    I'm really excited to be putting this one up: Five promo codes for Byword for Mac. It's US $9.99 on the App Store, but leave a comment on this post and have a chance to pick up a copy for free! I've mentioned Byword before, and it's one of my favorite writing tools on my Mac. It has great tools for Markdown writers, too, and some very handy keyboard shortcuts.…

  • Mac App Giveaway: MultiMarkdown Composer

    Continuing the very exciting Thanksgiving giveaways today I have five promo codes for Fletcher Penney's MultiMarkdown Composer (reviewed here). It's a text editor packed with features for editing Markdown and MultiMarkdown, including syntax highlighting, document header navigation, shortcuts for adding MultiMarkdown syntax and much more.…

  • Mac App Giveaway: TextExpander

    Since it's Black Friday, I'm going to run a second giveaway today: TextExpander. It's one of my all-time favorite Mac utilities, and I have quite a few free snippets available to demonstrate its usefulness. It's available in the Mac App Store for US $34.99, and it's worth every penny. Today, though, you can comment below and be entered for a chance at one of three free licenses.…

  • Mac App Giveaway: Dropzone

    Well, it's Black Friday. If you're not trampled outside of some big box store somewhere, I have a special surprise for you. Five App Store codes for Dropzone (US $13.99), to be precise. It's one of my favorite Mac utilities and--if you don't already have it--I recommend jumping on this chance for a free copy!…

  • iOS App Giveaway: WriteUp

    As part of my Thanksgiving holiday giveaways, I have five promo codes for the iOS Markdown editor, WriteUp. It's a slick Dropbox-powered editor for both iPhone and iPad that I recently reviewed. It's definitely worth a look if you want to edit Markdown files on the go.…

  • iOS App Giveaway: Reading List

    I hate Black Friday. I hate the whole idea, what with the crowds and the rushing and my internal instinct to avoid both. Instead of leaving my house, I'll be posting a series of app giveaways, starting today with Reading List (my review here). Watch for a couple more over the Thanksgiving holiday.…

  • Marked 1.3 drawing winners

    Congrats to the winners (who should already have been notified by email)! The rest of you should pony up that four bucks and help a dev out!…

  • The QuickCal winners

    We had a record number of entries on the QuickCal drawing. I had to update my scripts a little to handle the larger-than-expected numbers, more on that after the good part.…

  • What? You want QuickCal for free? Ok.

    Yet another giveaway here at brettterpstra.com. We're wheeling, we're dealing... and I got you five licenses for the excellent QuickCal application for Mac (and iOS, but we're not giving those out... yet). If you haven't used it, it's a way to add events and todos to your calendar using natural language. I could say, for example, "End the QuickCal giveaway noon on Wednesday" and I'd get a new calendar event set for noon on Wednesday, October 05, 2011 with the title "End the QuickCal giveaway."…

  • Listary giveaway winners

    The Listary giveaway has ended, and the five lucky entrants have been sent their promo codes. If you're on the list below and didn't receive a notification (and you've checked your Spam folder), contact me and we'll get it sorted out. If you didn't win but still need an outstanding syncing list app, be sure to check out the Listary homepage.…

  • Listary giveaway, get yours!

    The developers of Listary have kindly handed me five promo codes to give away. Listary is a simple and flexible list-making iPhone app which syncs with Simplenote. I did a quick review of Listary yesterday and saw a very positive response from people already using it.…

  • Yoink giveaway winners

    The Yoink giveaway ended yesterday, and my automated winner-picking scripts randomly chose and notified five lucky readers! The winners are:…

  • Five Yoink promo codes up for grabs!

    Eternal Storms has provided five Yoink App Store promo codes for me to give to readers. I'm happy to be able to share Yoink is one of those unobtrusive utilities that provides important functionality in an elegant way.…